Nova Scotia Newfoundland Gulf St Laurence 1811 John Cary lovely large old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
A New Map of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland &c. From the Latest Authorities.
(Canada / Gulf of St. Laurence)
Issued 1811, London by John Cary.
Attractive and desirable early 19th century antique engraved folio sheet map. With beautiful original full hand color. Much scarcer version than the 1806.
Some light typical offsetting which is not visually offensive, map remains attractive and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 21 3/8"H x 24 5/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 18"H x 20"W.
Philips, Atlases in Library of Congress , 714.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 239.
Fordham, John Cary , pp. 78-82.
Map Collector 43, pp. 40-47 (Cary Family) and #57, pp. 32-7 (English Atlas).